Our region has diverse landscapes including rainforests and wetlands. Agricultural activities include dryland and irrigated cropping, fodder, vineyards, beef and dairy cattle, sheep, alpacas and goats, horse breeding, poultry and aquaculture.
Professional wild dog controllers have until 30 September to lodge an expression of interest to be included in the Upper Hunter Professional Wild Dog Controller Program.
This guide explains the services we provide locally and the role we play across NSW. It also outlines your responsibilities as a landholder.
Preparing for emergencies
A free Farm Flood Readiness Kit is now available to assist rural landholders prepare their property for floods. Contact your local Hunter Local Land Services office to request your free copy.
Well done to the people of NSW on all they've achieved to improve agricultural production and environmental health in the past five years, despite challenging circumstances.
With the hot weather settling in its important stock are well watered and the quality of that water is fit for consumption. Read here about the requirements for sheep and cattle.
- Dungog Common work continues to enhance natural assets
18 April 2019
- Supporting Upper Hunter landholders to improve the health of local waterways
16 April 2019
- Locust Control underway in the Upper Hunter
11 April 2019
Great Lakes Autumn Wild Dog Control Program - Stroud
22 February 2019
Great Lakes Autumn Wild Dog Control Program - Nabiac
5 May 2019
Bred Well Fed Well - Wallarobba
6 May 2019